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Blue Jeans

by: Jennifer Tough

I do believe these just might be my favourite earrings. Dress up those comfy jeans with these simple to make earrings. The twist beads are subtly faceted, with a wonderful shimmer. The pacific opal bicones work perfectly without being ever the top sparkly.

1) String twist bead on headpin, and create a wrapped loop.

2) Attach a wrapped link with one bicone bead (wrapped loops on both ends)

3) create 8 wrapped beads and link them into the loop on top of the twist bead, and the link right above that one to create a cascading effect. Use more or less depending on how full you want the cascade effect to look.

I've used rhodium plate headpins for the bicones to keep the cost down a wee bit. The earwires, and fancy headpin are sterling silver.


          
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Qty: 2 s26162 Findings - Headpins - 2in Ball Arrowhead - Sterling (20)Price: $ 10.80
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Qty: 18 22601030 Headpins - 2in / 24ga Flat Head - Rhodium Plated (100)Price: $ 2.88
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Qty: 2 bsn601 Sterling Earwires - 15mm French Earwires - Sterling (Pair)Price: $ 1.55
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Qty: 2 27756211010266 Swarovski Bead - 14mm Twist (5621) - Denim BluePrice: $ 3.61
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Qty: 18 27753011304390 Swarovski Bead - 4mm Faceted Bicone (5301/5328) - Pacific Opal (36)Price: $ 7.79
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